Snorkeling & Diving Holidays | National Geographic Lodges

Discover the dazzling world under the sea on snorkeling and scuba diving excursions arranged by our lodges. Dive or snorkel amid some of the most unspoiled coral beds in the world, encountering a breathtaking array of marine species, from the Great Barrier Reef to French Polynesia to the Caribbean Islands.

Punta Gorda, Belize

Belcampo Lodge

Nestled in the lush hills of southern Belize’s rain forest not far from the Caribbean coast, Belcampo Lodge sets a gold standard for agritourism—and provides unparalleled access to Mayan culture and world-class fishing and birding.

Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

Finch Bay Galápagos Hotel

Tucked into a secluded bay on Santa Cruz Island, Finch Bay provides myriad ways to experience the extraordinary wonders of the Galápagos, while offering a welcoming oasis inspired by the nature that surrounds it.

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Lizard Island

Set upon 2,500 pristine acres of coastline, Lizard Island offers the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef, uninterrupted by the rest of the world.

Petit St. Vincent, St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Petit St. Vincent Private Island Resort

A private island in the Windward Islands, Petit St. Vincent is an elegant, secluded Caribbean paradise for those who love sailing, snorkeling, kayaking, or just reading on an empty beach.

Tetiaroa, French Polynesia

The Brando

An island paradise with white-sand beaches and a sparkling lagoon, The Brando is also anchored by the region’s important cultural heritage.

South Andros Island, Bahamas

Tiamo Resort

Tiamo's thatched beach bungalows are hidden on the rugged Bahamian island of Andros, where guests can explore the world's third-largest coral reef and dense tropical jungles that shelter mysterious blue holes.

Nosy Komba Island, Madagascar

Tsara Komba Beach & Forest Lodge

On Madagascar’s secluded Lemur Island, the stylish retreat of Tsara Komba Lodge blends into its tropical beachfront setting—but stands out when it comes to community and conservation initiatives.

Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique

andBeyond Benguerra Island

Edged by swirling sand shoals and seemingly endless shallows, andBeyond Benguerra Island is a sophisticated beach retreat at the gateway to Bazaruto National Park—a reserve teeming with humpbacks, whale sharks, tropical fish, and the rare dugong.